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Breaking News: Paddy and Nico fit for BGT semi-final

Paddy and Nico will dance in Saturday night's semi-final.

Amanda's Golden Buzzer act announced their return to the show after Paddy's health improved and she was given the go ahead from the doctor.

Paddy, 79 said: “I hurt my rib almost two weeks ago whilst rehearsing my routine with Nico.

"After resting over the last few days, I have been feeling much better and today I spoke to Britain’s Got Talent and told them that I felt I would be fit enough to dance. "This is something I very much want to do.“ continued the determined Paddy."

Amanda posted this picture with Paddy & Nico on Twitter

Amanda had previously said she was "devastated" the pair couldn't perform. On hearing the good news she expressed her delight on Twitter.

A BGT spokesperson added: “We can confirm that after Paddy spoke to us about feeling fit enough to perform, and following further medical advice and tests from a top London specialist, who has advised that she is able to dance, she will be performing in tomorrow night’s show.

"Alongside her dance partner Nico she will be performing a modified version of the routine they had originally planned.“

The salsa dancing duo will perform along with the remaining eight other acts competing for the last places in the Final.

Watch the last semi-final on Saturday ITV 7pm.

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